What Happened on December 19, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • WCWB (now WMGT) TV channel 41 in Macon, GA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Jennifer Devine, rower (Olympics-96), born in Portland, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Norman Thomas, American socialist, pacifist and presidential candidate (1928-48), dies at 84